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FZNT25 KWNM 302112
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
512 PM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER S OF NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE
OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE JUST OFFSHORE WILL PASS
SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE N MID ATLC COAST FRI NIGHT WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT OFFSHORE. THE LOW WILL THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE FAR N
WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT E ACROSS
THE AREA. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
SUN...THEN PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON
NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
MON...THEN LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. AN
ASSOCIATED DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN TRACK NE ACROSS THE N WATERS
TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.



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